Agenda for Friday, February 22, 2013

House Committees

Capital Budget Early Learning & Human Services
Education Finance
Government Accountability & Oversight Health Care & Wellness
Local Government

Capital Budget -  02/22/13  8:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

Work Session:  Overview of the Yakima River Basin Integrated Water Resource Management Plan.

Public Hearing:  SHB 1414 - Concerning Yakima river basin water resource management.



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Early Learning & Human Services* -  02/22/13  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm C
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 2/22/2013 at 12:51 PM

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1172 - Concerning the children of family day care providers.
  2. HB 1527 - Concerning residential habilitation center residents' transition to the community.
  3. HB 1546 - Concerning people with disabilities who receive no paid services from the department of social and health services' division of developmental disabilities.
  4. HB 1651 - Concerning access to juvenile records.
  5. HB 1708 - Concerning the enforcement powers of the office of financial recovery.
  6. HB 1734 - Concerning exemptions from the five-year time limit for recipients of the temporary assistance for needy families program.
  7. HB 1821 - Concerning good cause exceptions during permanency hearings.
  8. HB 1844 - Concerning family assessment response in child protective services.
  9. HB 1852 - Requiring the building code council to adopt rules regarding before or after-school programs.



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Education* -  02/22/13  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 2/21/2013 at 12:15 PM

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1450 - Regarding assessments in public schools.
  2. HB 1423 - Providing for a single set of laws and procedures governing online learning.
  3. HB 1680 - Implementing strategies to close the educational opportunity gap, based on the recommendations of the educational opportunity gap oversight and accountability committee.
  4. HB 1526 - Creating a pilot project to increase enrollment of underrepresented students in the running start program.
  5. HB 1650 - Supporting K-12 career education, exploration, and planning.
  6. HB 1656 - Establishing statewide high school graduation requirements that permit increased flexibility for students to select courses based on their interests and plans.
  7. HB 1692 - Implementing career and college ready graduation requirements.
  8. HB 1452 - Establishing accountability for student performance in third grade.
  9. HB 1872 - Establishing a comprehensive initiative to increase learning opportunities and improve educational outcomes in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics through multiple strategies and statewide partnerships.
  10. HB 1815 - Assuring that education-related information is appropriately provided to parents with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
  11. HB 1208 - Establishing the digital college in the high school pilot project.
  12. HB 1765 - Authorizing the suspension or revocation of certificates or permits to teach based on the fraudulent submission of tests for educators.



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Finance* -  02/22/13  8:00 am

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm A
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 2/21/2013 at 1:51 PM

Public Hearing:  
  1. HB 1615 - Providing a business and occupation tax credit for businesses that hire unemployed veterans.
  2. HB 1622 - Concerning tax credits for hiring individuals with developmental disabilities.

Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1170 - Modifying the income thresholds for the exemption and deferral property tax relief programs for senior citizens and persons retired because of physical disability.
  2. HB 1068 - Concerning the television reception improvement district excise tax.



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Government Accountability & Oversight* -  02/22/13  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm E
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

MEETING CANCELLED.



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Health Care & Wellness* -  02/22/13  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm B
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 2/19/2013 at 10:00 AM

Public Hearing:  HB 1528 - Concerning the prescription of biological products and interchangeable biosimilar products.

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1095 - Concerning nursing staffing practices at hospitals.
  2. HB 1349 - Addressing carrier surplus as an element of health benefit plan rate review.
  3. HB 1445 - Concerning complex rehabilitation technology products.
  4. HB 1448 - Regarding telemedicine.
  5. HB 1515 - Concerning medical assistants.
  6. HB 1541 - Expanding the types of medications that a public or private school employee may administer to include nasal spray.
  7. HB 1555 - Concerning the education of surgical technologists.
  8. HB 1573 - Clarifying the prohibitions against discriminating against licensed chiropractors.
  9. HB 1628 - Allowing nurses and physicians to satisfy a portion of their continuing education credits through providing services to medicaid enrollees or the uninsured.
  10. HB 1629 - Concerning credentialing and continuing education requirements for long-term care workers.
  11. HB 1660 - Convening a work group to develop a standardized clinical affiliation agreement for clinical placements for physicians and nurses.
  12. HB 1679 - Regarding the disclosure of health care information.
  13. HB 1701 - Implementing recommendations of the adult family home quality assurance panel.
  14. HB 1727 - Raising licensure limits to allow assisted living facilities to serve a higher acuity resident population.
  15. HB 1737 - Concerning supervision of physician assistants.
  16. HB 1773 - Concerning the practice of midwifery.
  17. HB 1800 - Changing regulations concerning the compounding of medications.
  18. HB 1846 - Concerning stand-alone dental coverage.



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Local Government* -  02/22/13  1:30 pm

Full Committee
House Hearing Rm D
John L. O'Brien Building
Olympia, WA

REVISED on 2/21/2013 at 4:23 PM

Possible Executive Session:  
  1. HB 1052 - Concerning local government selection of appropriate sewer systems in urban areas.
  2. HB 1224 - Providing a process for county legislative authorities to withdraw from voluntary planning under the growth management act.
  3. HB 1324 - Transferring ferry and flood control zone district functions and taxing authorities to county legislative authorities in counties with a population of one million five hundred thousand or more.
  4. HB 1365 - Requiring cities and counties to provide security for their courts.
  5. HB 1599 - Concerning shoreline master program provisions for marine aquaculture net pen facilities.
  6. HB 1606 - Concerning carbon monoxide alarms.
  7. HB 1652 - Establishing a process for the payment of impact fees through provisions stipulated in recorded covenants.
  8. HB 1654 - Establishing a regional fire protection service authority within the boundaries of a single city.
  9. HB 1717 - Incentivizing up-front environmental planning, review, and infrastructure construction actions.
  10. HB 1754 - Concerning projects of statewide significance for economic development and transportation.
  11. HB 1797 - Concerning tax collection by the county treasurer.
  12. HB 1828 - Addressing the fiscal conditions of local government.
  13. HB 1848 - Permitting school siting outside of urban growth areas.



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